Skating and Hockey

Activities Cancelled

All facilities are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Skating and hockey activities are cancelled until further notice.

Public Skating

Free public skating sessions at the Keith Tallman Memorial Arena take place on Sundays from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Adults and seniors free skating takes place on Tuesdays from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Figure Skating Lessons

The Highlands East Skating Club organizes figure skating lessons held Tuesday evenings from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For more information email the Club at

Hockey Leagues

Old Timers Hockey League

 Old Timers Hockey League is held Thursday evenings from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Men's Pick Up Hockey League

 Men's Pick Up Hockey is held Tuesday nights from 8:15 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. and Sunday mornings 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

For more information on the hockey leagues call Property Supervisor Jim Alden at 705-448-2775.

Arena Rentals

Keith Tallman Memorial Arena is available for private rentals. Get all the details on the Rent a Facility page.

Outdoor Skating Rinks

 Outdoor rinks in Cardiff and Gooderham are subject to weather conditions. Rinks are not supervised. Rules are posted for the safety and enjoyment of all.


Cardiff outdoor skating rink is located at 2 Balsam Street.


Gooderham outdoor skating rink is located in the Gooderham Park at 1043 Community Centre Road.